Do fillers make you look like you got punched in the face?! [video]

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Are you happy with your fillers but dread the actual treatment? Do fillers leave you bruised and in pain? Well, you’re not alone. As the discussion and video below discuss, there’s a way to minimize pain and bruising when getting fillers.   Do fillers have to hurt The best way to minimize pain with fillers is a dental block. Similar to what a dentist does...
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Breast implants: the smaller the better! [video]

the smaller the better
I know it’s tough to resist but when it comes to breast implants, the smaller the better. Everyone thinks you have to go big or go home but it’s not really necessary. There are benefits to smaller implants and additional risks with bigger implants.   The smaller the better With bigger implants, the patient may get stretch marks. Bigger implants also stretch out the breast...
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Kybella, CoolSculpting or Neck Lipo for treatment of Tech Neck! [video]

treatment of tech neck
Looking for a treatment of tech neck? Well first, let’s discuss what tech neck is. With everyone staring at their smartphones, they notice their neck fullness when in selfie mode. That results in one of two things: a realization that they’ve always had that fullness but never noticed before. Or they’ve given themselves that fullness by always looking down at their phone! Either way, you...
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Allergan removes textured breast implants from market [video]

textured breast implants
Allergan, the maker of Botox, Juvederm and breast implants is removing their textured breast implants from the market. The news was first reported by the NY Times. Keep reading to get the details of why they’re being removed from the market and what it means for you.   Textured breast implants First, this doesn’t apply to all implants. It doesn’t apply to saline or silicone...
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5 myths about breast augmentation debunked [video]

myths about breast augmentation
1. They cause cancer Breast implants don’t cause the typical type of breast cancer that the vast majority of women have. A very rare form of cancer known as lymphoma, which is more of an overgrowth of lymphatic tissue like lymph nodes that can occur anywhere in the body, can also appear, under certain circumstances, around a breast implant.   Specifically, implants with a textured...
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Botox vs Xeomin vs Dysport vs Jeuveau [video]

Botox vs. Xeomin Vs. Dysport Vs. Jeuveau
In the video below, I try to succinctly, and with as little confusion as possible review the various neuromodulators on the market. Neuromodulator is the catch all term for Botox and Botox-like products. These are injections that relax overactive muscles in many areas, including the ones that cause wrinkles in the face. Let’s discuss the similarities and differences with Botox vs Xeomin vs Dysport vs Jeuveau....
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That time my website traffic dropped from 11.8K to 4.5K

website traffic
My website traffic didn’t drop overnight but pretty close. From the beginning of April to the end of June 2019, the number of visitors to my website went from 11,800 users to 4,500 users. That’s a 62% drop. All thanks to Google, the premier search engine, releasing a wide ranging algorithm update on March 12th, 2019.   YMYL (your money or your life) This Google...
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Dr. Kaplan Speaking at The Aesthetic Show 2019

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Starting today, Dr. Jonathan Kaplan, Founder/CEO of BuildMyBod Health will be busy at THE Aesthetic Show 2019 in Las Vegas. Keep reading to the get 411!   THE Aesthetic Show 2019 On Thursday, Dr. Kaplan will provide a live demo of neuromodulators. These are the injections of Botox or Xeomin that relax the muscles that cause facial wrinkles. In the afternoon, he’ll provide a live...
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How to achieve the best cosmetic surgery results [video]

How to achieve the best cosmetic surgery results
If you want to know how to achieve the best cosmetic surgery results, you need to combine surgery with behavioral modification. That’s a fancy way of saying that the best results will come about with surgery and a healthy diet and exercise regimen. In other words, a lifestyle change.   Achieving the best cosmetic surgery results The most common impediment to patients achieving their best...
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